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On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. changed the social landscape of the United States with his iconic "I Have a Dream" speech. In the wake of his achievements, we see modern champions of freedom taking their cues from Dr. King, organizing everything from peaceful marches for gender... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-16
Beiges Tiptoeing into a richer mineral palette, the beige color family promises pigments that are memorable without being overpowering. Billy Cotton and R.P. Miller lean into wheaty tones, with the former backing Bone No. 15 (pictured above, #1) and the latter choosing String No. 8 (#2) from Farrow & Ball.... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Though it seemed as if Serena Williams may have been ending her decades-long residence in Florida with the recent $2.8 million sale of her Palm Beach Gardens home, in fact, the tennis pro has not yet cut ties with the Sunshine State. According to The Real Deal, Williams has been... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
From significant business changes to noteworthy product launches, there’s always something new happening in the world of design. In this weekly roundup, AD PRO has everything you need to know. Business The Internet Gets an It Rug This week, the New York Times covered a little-known but extremely popular light... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
The humble freestanding grill will no longer cut it, says Byers, whose clients are requesting fully equipped outdoor kitchens with fridges, storage space, and custom-built grills. The challenge, she says, is making them look like they belong. “Oftentimes, outdoor kitchens look like an awkward appendage in the landscape,” she says,... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Game night may feel like a cheesy activity of the past, but these designers and artists are making a concerted (and extravagant) effort to bring it back. From Jonathan Adler’s whimsical marble and brass tic-tac-toe set to Fornasetti’s ornate lacquer box of playing cards, these stylish-design adult-approved games make a... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
In the cannabis world, we like to say cannabis is for everyone. It now grows on almost every continent. Civilizations across time and space have documented its use and value. The data would agree; Black and white Americans use cannabis at similar rates. In some places, like NYC, whites toke... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Source: Leafly
What do sculptures inspired by antiquity, a series of new paintings, and Pokémon characters have in common? They all figure prominently into Daniel Arsham’s new exhibition, which opens this Saturday at New York’s Perrotin gallery. Arguably, however, it’s the pieces included in that first grouping that make up the star... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 2M amid vaccine rollout The Associated Press January 15, 2021 GMT https://apnews.com/article/wuhan-health-coronavirus-pandemic-a0fe3d986a7b01400429c0fa5943175a The global death toll from COVID-19 topped 2 million Friday as vaccines developed at breakneck speed are being rolled out around the world in an all-out campaign to vanquish the threat. The... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Source: AP News
Just a little over a year after launching Sabai, a direct-to-consumer, sustainability-focused furniture company, its founders are already looking ahead to the future—far ahead. As of today, the brand is introducing Sabai Standard, a buyback program for their sofas aimed at significantly reducing landfill waste while also providing a more... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Water: Roses require a diligent watering schedule during and after planting—especially during hot months. Water deeply once or twice a week, enough to saturate the root zone. Frequent and shallow watering will not meet the roses' needs. Reduce watering when weather cools in early-to-mid-fall—though don’t allow the soil to completely dry out. Roses love... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
As the nation continues to wait with bated breath for life to return to some semblance of pre-2020 normal, many folks are stuck working from home for the foreseeable future. But if there’s anything that the past year has taught us all, it’s innovation. Just ask Chrissy Teigen, Reese Witherspoon,... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Smaller services are coming under scrutiny now that the big platforms have warmed to aggressive moderationAlex Kantrowitz22 hours ago·10 min readIllustration: Matt ChaseGlenn Greenwald was pissed. The Columbia Journalism Review had just asked whether Substack should remove the writer Andrew Sullivan from its service. And having recently joined the email... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Source: Tech Meme
Our website, archdigest.com, offers constant original coverage of the interior design and architecture worlds, new shops and products, travel destinations, art and cultural events, celebrity style, and high-end real estate as well as access to print features and images from the AD archives.... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Federal prosecutors offered the most chilling description yet of rioters who seized the Capitol last week, writing in a new court filing that the intention was "to capture and assassinate elected officials."... Read more
Published on: 2021-01-15
Source: CNN Politics